useful links and contacts

Bar Council

The Law Society

The Law Society

www.barcouncil.org.uk

The professional body for all barristers in England Wales. There's guidance here for the public on what a barrister does and how to find one.

The Law Society

The Law Society

The Law Society

www.lawsociety.org.uk

The professional body for solicitors in England and Wales. A useful website to find a solicitor and legal resources 

Direct Access

The Law Society

Direct Access

https://www.barcouncil.org.uk/bar-council-services/for-the-public/direct-access-portal.html

Details from the Bar Council about members of the public accessing a barrister

 

Advocate

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

Direct Access

www.weareadvocate.org.uk

A charity where you can access free legal assistance from barristers.

Legal news

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

www.law.com

A collection of legal publications from across the world including Legal Week.

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

British & Irish Legal Information Institute

www.bailii.org

An excellent resource to find British and Irish case law and legislation, EU case law and other law related material.

Intellectual Property Office

Intellectual Property Office

Intellectual Property Office

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/intellectual-property-office

A very useful resource from the UK Government for all matters relating to IP



The Credit Hire Forum

Intellectual Property Office

Intellectual Property Office

www.credithire.org.uk

A very useful resource relating to credit hire